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Crossed Wire Bracelet

September 29, 2021 @ 10:30 am 12:30 pm

Crossed Wire Bracelet

This class will teach you how to use half-round wire to create small wraps around the square wire that criss-crosses through and around the beads. Use stones for a natural, bohemian look, or faceted glass beads for a touch of sparkle!

Instructor: Barbara Gose

Technique: Wire wrapping a stone

Difficulty Level: Beginner
New to wireworking? This is the perfect class for you! Beginner classes will teach you all the basics; no previous experience is necessary. You’ll begin to familiarize yourself with how to use wireworking tools. These classes are small in size so you’ll get plenty of teacher time.

Cost Options

Please note that these prices do not include materials. Material costs vary.

$15 Single class price

$10 Multi-class package price
Multi-class packages are $80 for 8 classes. Packages are good for a 6-month period, starting from the date of first use. Packages can be used on most of the classes offered, however specialty and guest instructor classes regularly priced higher than $15 do not qualify.

$0 Your first class is free!
This class qualifies for our promotion, so if this is your first time joining us in the beading room, be sure to let us know when you register and we’ll waive the fee.

Cancellation Policy:  Cancellations must be submitted a minimum of 2 business days prior to the event in order to receive credit that can be used towards another class or merchandise. This policy also applies to registrants using a pre-paid multi-class package to avoid having the class deducted from your total. (Please note that due to the limited staffing we have at this time, we will not be able to do reminder calls before all classes, so be sure to put your dates on your calendar.)

Materials & Supplies Needed (approximate)

    • 21 gauge square craft wire
    • 18 gauge half-round craft wire
    • 8-10mm beads (5-6 pieces)
    • 6mm beads (10-12 pieces)

The square wire must fit through the chosen beads, so avoid something with a very small hole like pearls.

You’ll also need

    • Wire cutters
    • Chain or flat nose pliers
    • Round nose pliers
    • Painter or masking tape & thin marker
    • Optional: nylon jaw pliers for straightening wire

If you have any of these tools already, please bring them with you, however we also will have them available for sale that day if you need them. We kindly ask that you use beads purchased at our store when in our beading room.

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